Obituary for Kevin Holihan
Kevin Peter Holihan, 80, of New Bern, passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017.
Born in Brooklyn, NY, Kevin lived for many years in Shark River Hills, NJ and has made New Bern his home since 2009. He was a fabulous chef, an avid boater and RVer who loved to travel. He was former Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Shark River Beach and Yacht Club and retired from the Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 16-08.
Those fortunate enough to know Kevin will remember his kindness, great sense of humor and quick wit. He was strong willed and firmly believed in his causes. He will always be remembered for his electric blue eyes!
Kevin is preceded in death by his daughter, Wendi Holihan.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Holihan, son, Mark Holihan of Tom’s River, NJ, seven grandchildren; Samantha, Matthew, Krysteena, Kora, Kevin, Amanda, Tyler, four great grandchildren, as well as his beloved brothers, sisters, nephews, and nieces.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Pollock-Best funeral home. The family will receive friends at 4:00pm, one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers please consider donating in Kevin’s honor to the Rhems Volunteer Fire Department: P.O. Box 1310, New Bern, NC 28563
Arrangements entrusted to Pollock-Best Funerals and Cremations.